4 Apr 2024

Ministry of Health confirms it will cut 134 roles

From Checkpoint, 5:07 pm on 4 April 2024

Destroyed, distressed, and disappointed, public servants are reeling as government departments continue to bring down the axe on jobs to save cash.

The Ministry of Health has confirmed it will cut 134 roles and the Ministry of Social Development is calling for mass voluntary redundancies.

These are just the latest in a series of harsh calls made to meet the coalition's orders to cut costs.

Jemima Huston reports.